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BSA’s Tour and Activity Plan Eliminated

Be prepared to spend less time filling out forms and more time having fun. The Boy Scouts of America has eliminated its Tour and Activity Plan, shifting the focus away from paperwork and toward creating a safe space for Scouts to enjoy the program as designed. The Tour and Activity Plan was a two-page document...

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Boy Scout Leaders Can Now Get Trained Anywhere At Any Time

It’s midnight, you’re in pajamas and you’re sitting on the couch scrolling Facebook on your tablet. Sounds like the perfect time to get trained. With the launch of Scouting U’s eLearning content for Boy Scout leaders, Scouters now can get trained on their own schedule — anywhere, any time....

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Scout Day at Beaver Stadium – September 16 vs. Georgia State

Get ready for the 5th Annual Scout Day at Beaver Stadium! Penn State Football will be hosting Georgia State. Game time is still TBD. As part of Scout Day at Beaver Stadium, all Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, and adult leaders will have access to various ticket packages. Save the Date! For more information,...

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York Revolution Scout Nights Coming June 30 and August 11

The York Revolution’s annual Boy Scout Night sleepovers are officially on the schedule! Save the date for June 30 and August 11, when Scouts have the opportunity to camp overnight on the ball field – a privilege only granted to the best local Scouts! Warm up with a pre-game parade around the field, before enjoying...

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Scout Troops: Learn More About “The Great Task” Youth Leadership Excursion This Summer at Gettysburg

Dear Educators and Youth Leaders, Gettysburg National Military Park and Gettysburg Foundation are pleased to announce new opportunities for youth leadership and service through “The Great Task” Youth Leadership Excursion program, this summer and fall at Gettysburg National Military Park. “The Great Task” Excursions are for high schools, youth groups and organizations that are looking...

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Discounted 2017 Hersheypark Tickets for Scouting Groups

Scouting groups can now take advantage of special online discounts to attend Hersheypark throughout the 2017 summer season! These discounts, designed for for friends and families of Scouting groups, are only available through the New Birth of Freedom Council’s website. In order to buy these specially-discounted tickets, you must purchase the tickets online accessed through...

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2017 National Youth Leadership Training Registration Open

National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) in the New Birth of Freedom Council will be held June 11-16, 2017 at Hidden Valley Scout Reservation. The NYLT course is an exciting, action packed program designed to provide youth members of the Boy Scouts of America with leadership skills and experiences they can use in their home unit...

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York Scout Shop Part-Time Sales Associate Position Available

The York Scout Shop has a Part Time Sales Associate position open for the right person. The hours are based on Seasonal Customer needs, with plenty of free hours during the summer to spend time with your family and friends doing all those fun Scouting activities. If you are interested or even just want to...

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BSA Addresses Gender Identity

As one of America’s largest youth-serving organizations, the Boy Scouts of America continues to work to bring the benefits of our programs to as many children, families and communities as possible. “While we offer a number of programs that serve all youth, Cub Scouting and Boy Scouting are specifically designed to meet the needs of ...

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